Saturday, August 14th, 2010 at 2:25 pm in Lafayette.
On Thursday, Aug. 19, the Lafayette Library and Learning Center will host a lecture and discussion by author Mary Roach. The event will take place in the Community Hall, beginning at 6:30 p.m.
During the event, titled “Mary Roach: Journey Through Outer Space Without Leaving Earth,” Roach will discuss some of the weird things that happen in outer space. She will talk about topics as varied as how outer space affects the body to training toilets.
The event is sponsored by the Commonwealth Club of California. Tickets for the event can be purchased through their website. Tickets are $12 for members, $22 for non-members, and $7 for students.